Locked On Astros - Daily Podcast On The Houston Astros

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By: Locked On Podcast Network, Eric Huysman

Locked On Astros offers a daily look inside the Houston Astros and the MLB. The show is hosted by Eric Huysman (@EricTalksStros) and Brett Chancey (@HtownWheelHouse) of Stros411 on Facebook. Listen to Locked On Astros, Monday to Friday. Listen for the extra Astros talk you can't get on the radio. Part of the Locked On Podcast Network. Your team. Every day!

Astros: Gonzalez, Meyers, and Tucker Back Jose Urquidy's Strong Start
Yesterday at 4:27 AM

Hosts Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey look at the hot and cold Houston Astros offense that was on versus the Rangers Tuesday night with homers from Marwin Gonzalez, Jake Meyers, and Kyle Tucker in support of Jose Urquidy who pitched six strong innings. A day after Jake Odorrizi hit the IL, Michael Brantley joined him with his knee issues as the Astros needed a fresh arm in Josh James. Also, the Astros made a bunch of roster moves that we will discuss on this Locked On Astros podcast. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place...


Astros: Zack Greinke Returns and Rangers Take Batting Practice
Last Wednesday at 3:16 AM

Hosts Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey discuss the Houston Astros struggling offensively versus Jodan Lyles in Zack Greinke's return to the rotation. With 18 games left in the season, we look at we think will make the playoff roster. Are you worried about Zack Greinke? Why did the offense struggle the next day after scoring 15 runs? Jake Odorrizi hits the IL with right foot soreness. Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKED15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place th...


Astros: Yordan Alvarez Hits 2 Homers to Reach 30 and Jose Siri Hits First Homer(s)
Last Tuesday at 4:59 AM

Hosts Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey discuss the Houston Astros demolishing the Texas Rangers as Hurricane Nicholas approaches the Texas coast. A lot of people are wondering what the future holds for Jose Siri with the impending return of Zack Greinke and Taylor Jones to the 40-man roster, but he got the start and had a day of it. But, Yordan Alvarez is not one to be undone as he had a two-homer game as well. Locked On Astros, the daily podcast about the Houston Astros, hosted by Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey, is part of the Locked On Podcast...


Astros Win Series vs. Shohei Ohtani and Angels Behind Lance McCullers & Kyle Tucker
Last Monday at 3:39 AM

Host Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey discuss the homestand that wrapped up versus the Angels. While Friday's game started off as the Shohei Ohtani show, the Astros took control of the game despite Framber Valdez's off game. In Saturday's game, Luis Garcia didn't seem to have his best stuff, but the Astros offense wasn't firing on all cylinders. However, behind Lance McCullers Jr., the Astros were able to secure the victory Sunday afternoon. We discuss all the latest Houston Astros news on the Locked On Astros news. Locked On Astros, the daily podcast about the Houston Astros, hosted by Eric...


Astros Will Take On Shohei Ohtani and Angels 7 More Times in 2021
09/10/2021

Hosts Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey look ahead to the home series of the Houston Astros vs. the Angels. Shohei Ohtani will pitch against the Astros again, this is the second time he has done so this season. The only hitter this year with a homer against him is...Kyle Tucker, as Ohtani dominated the Astros in that game earlier in the season. The Astros will be looking to bounce back after a tough loss with the bullpen losing the game and the offense not scoring enough runs, despite hitting three homers. Luckily, they have player the Angels well this...


Astros Drop Finale To Mariners Despite Homers From Gonzalez, Altuve, an Bregman
09/09/2021

Eric and Brett discuss the Houston Astros losing to the Seattle Mariners in the season finale. While Jose Urquidy wasn't as sharp as you would like him to be, he is technically in his 4th rehab assignment. The Astros offense was able to score five runs, but the bullpen coughed up six runs in six innings. Marwin Gonzalez homered in his first start in his return to the Houston Astros and Jose Altuve and Alex Bregman added homers as well. We also discussed the ongoing Jake Odorrizi saga. Locked On Astros, the daily podcast about the Houston Astros, hosted by...


Astros: Alex Bregman's Homer Leads To Carlos Correa's Walk-Off
09/08/2021

Hosts Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey discuss the Astros loss to the Mariners after scoring 11 runs Monday night, they only scored 2 runs in support of Jake Odorizzi who was pitching his best game, until the fifth inning. He still only allowed five innings and kept the game tied until Yimi Garcia came in and gave up a homer to Houston Astros destroyer, Kyle Seager. But, Alex Bregman was not giving up as he hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning to tie the game. Carlos Correa delivered the walk-off hit in the bottom of the 10th. Locked On Astros...


Astros and Jake Meyers Break Mariners Win Streak
09/07/2021

Hosts Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey discuss the Astros shaking off the Astros struggles in the last two games of San Diego. They win their 80th game in a no-doubting manner in support of Lance McCullers who gets his 11th win of the season. The offense explodes early, with the help of Abraham Toro who makes a big error and Jake Meyers hits a big homer to put the Houston Astros ahead to stay. Dusty Bake saved his bullpen by using Brandon Bielak to close out the game and Marwin Gonzalez got some playing time. After leaving Saturday's game with...


Astros Drop Series To Padres But So What! Bring on the Mariners!
09/06/2021

Hosts Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey discuss the series that was against the Padres that didn't turn out well...but we always have Friday's exciting comeback win behind Carlos Correa and Kyle Tucker's big homers! The offense and pitching were not as great in Saturday and Sunday's games. We will discuss this and more on the Locked On Astros podcast. Locked On Astros, the daily podcast about the Houston Astros, hosted by Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey, is part of the Locked On Podcast Network. Be sure to subscribe to Locked On Astros in Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you...


Astros vs. Padres: Both Teams In Search For Wins
09/03/2021

Eric and Brett are joined by Javi of the Locked On Padres podcast to preview the Houston Astros vs. the San Diego Padres in San Diego. Keep it classy when it comes to booing the Astros, and hopefully, the Astros bring the slam to Slam Diego! Jose Urquidy will be making his return to the mound and likely Chas McCormick will be returning to the lineup after Jake Meyers had a three-strikeout game vs. the Mariners. The Astros have been shutout back to back games, the bats need to wake up. Listen to the boys preview the series live on...


Astros Scoreless In Seattle: Wasted Start By Jake Odorizzi
09/02/2021

Hosts Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey discuss the game that was on Wednesday afternoon where Jake Odorizzi stepped onto the mound in Seattle, with Enoli Paredes throwing in the bullpen in the first inning, had one of his best starts as a Houston Astros pitcher. Unfortunately, the 3rd best hitting team in baseball was shut out by the Mariners for the 2nd game in a row. Jose Uriquidy and Parades joined the team, but one of them will be heading back for Chas McCormick. Good times are ahead for the Astros. Locked On Astros, the daily podcast about the Houston...


Astros Lose to Mariners: Curse of Abraham Toro?
09/01/2021

Hosts Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey discuss the grand slam by Abraham Toro off of Kendall Graveman in the 8th inning, with that trade for one day, coming back to haunt the Astros. The Astros added a veteran catcher with Jason Castro's knee issues as players need to be added prior to Sept 1st. Zack Greinke and Taylor Jones were added to the health and safety protocol. Locked On Astros, the daily podcast about the Houston Astros, hosted by Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey, is part of the Locked On Podcast Network. Be sure to subscribe to Locked On Astros...


Astros Comeback With Jake Meyers Big RBI and Mariners Error
08/31/2021

Hosts Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey discuss the Houston Astros comeback win over the Seattle Mariners as they come back from falling behind after starter Luis Garcia left and Brooks Raley came in and gave up a homer. The Astros offense scored early, and late thanks to Jake Meyers and the running of Kyle Tucker who could have easily been held up at third base, but the left-fielder didn't even make a play on him. Jose Urquidy made his last rehab start, when can he return back to the Astros rotation? Alex Bregman got the day off, but this was...


Astros Win Series vs. Rangers Despite Ugly Game Sunday and Dinn Mann Joins
08/30/2021

Hosts Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey are joined by Dinn Mann to discuss the Houston Astros remaining 32 games on the season. Who is looking good for the playoff roster and who is not? The Rangers almost threw a perfect game against the Astros, but Yordan Alvarez busted that up with a foul ball homer! What is it like being the grandson of Judge Roy Hofheinz, who built the Astrodome? What does Dinn think of the Astros and their chances of the playoffs in 2021? Jason Castro hit the IL, Garrett Stubbs was call up, we will discuss this and more on...


Astros Face The Gallo-Less Rangers To Increase Lead In AL West
08/27/2021

Host Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey discuss the Justin Verlander news that he will not pitch in 2021, but we already suspected this. We also looked at Dusty Baker's decision not to pull Lance McCullers in the seventh inning, but the team bailed him out. We also previewed the Houston Astros vs. Rangers series. Locked On Astros, the daily podcast about the Houston Astros, hosted by Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey, is part of the Locked On Podcast Network. Be sure to subscribe to Locked On Astros in Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts, and come back every...


Ben Verlander talks Astros Walk Off Win by Jake Meyers
08/26/2021

The Astros latest nemesis has become the Royals, as they beat the Royals in Alex Bregman's return. Jake Meyers with a walk off hit. To leave town on a winning note. Lance McCullers Jr pitched a great game. Spotify Greenroom This episode is brought to you by Spotify Greenroom. Download the app and join me this week on (Day/time) to get in on the action. Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKED15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only...


Astros Break Out Early With Hits From Correa and Diaz to Back Luis Garcia
08/25/2021

Hosts Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey discuss the Houston Astros getting off to a hot start versus the Royals for once. Aledmys Diaz and Carlos Correa drove in the runs, but the other guys got on base. Michael Brantley was the walking man. Luis Garcia pitched deep into the game. We have updates on Kyle Tucker and Alex Bregman and there were some roster moves we will discuss as well. Locked On Astros, the daily podcast about the Houston Astros, hosted by Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey, is part of the Locked On Podcast Network. Be sure to subscribe to...


Astros Fall To Royals Again Despite Zack Greinke's Strong Start
08/24/2021

Astros looked to get revenge against the lowly Kansas City Royals. With the Veteran Zack Greinke on the mound and young guns trying to produce wins alongside Carlos Correa, Yuli Gurriel, and Jose Altuve. Unfortunately, the Royals seem to have the Astros number thus far this year. Join the podcast live as we discuss what's up with the hot and cold Astros offense. Locked On Astros, the daily podcast about the Houston Astros, hosted by Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey, is part of the Locked On Podcast Network. Be sure to subscribe to Locked On Astros in Apple Podcasts, Spotify...


Astros Bullpen Loses the Game in With Big 3 On the Mound in Graveman, Pressly, and Stanek
08/23/2021

Eric and Brett will discuss the rare bullpen implosion in Sunday's game versus the Mariners with the chances to get a sweep. Framber Valdez pitched 7 shutout innings and Dusty Baker turned it over to Kendall Graveman and the backend of the Astros bullpen. The Astros stranded bases loaded with no outs in the tenth inning, but they did outscore the Mariners in the first two games. Listen to hear how you can win tickets for Tuesday's game. Locked On Astros, the daily podcast about the Houston Astros, hosted by Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey, is part of the Locked On...


Astros Win In Extras vs. Royals Thanks To McCormick and Diaz
08/20/2021

Eric and Brett discuss the Astros breaking the 4 game losing streaking by winning the final game vs. the Royals in extra-innings. As planned, Luis Garcia was on a limited pitch count and Michael Brantley was used as a pinch hitter late in the game. Chas McCormick and Aldemys Diaz were the hitting stars of today's game. Listen to the Locked On Astros podcast live. Locked On Astros, the daily podcast about the Houston Astros, hosted by Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey, is part of the Locked On Podcast Network. Be sure to subscribe to Locked On Astros in Apple Podcasts...


Astros Drop 4th in Row: Blake Taylor Gave Up 2 Run Homer After Jason Castro's Clutch Hit
08/19/2021

Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey discuss the Houston Astros latest loss on the Locked On Astros podcast. Did Dusty Baker pull Zack Greinke too soon? Why Blake Taylor? The young outfielders are playing good ball. Locked On Astros, the daily podcast about the Houston Astros, hosted by Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey, is part of the Locked On Podcast Network. Be sure to subscribe to Locked On Astros in Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts, and come back every weekday morning and spend your morning commute listening to the latest Astros news and notes. Thanks for listening...


Astros Drop 3rd In A Row As Framber Valdez Was Hurt By Mistakes
08/18/2021

Host Eric Huysman discusses the Houston Astros latest loss to the Royals despite Framber Valdez pitching decent, the offense just couldn't get it going. No Yordan Alvarez in the lineup and some costly mistakes in the sixth inning spoiled Valdez's night. Jake Meyers with another big night and the Astros scored only one run for the 2nd time in three nights. Locked On Astros, the daily podcast about the Houston Astros, hosted by Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey, is part of the Locked On Podcast Network. Be sure to subscribe to Locked On Astros in Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever...


Houston Astros: Did Baker Leave Jake Odorizzi in too long?
08/17/2021

Hosts Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey react to the Astros game that got away, vs. the Royals. Dusty Baker showed faith in Jake Odorizzi, but a homer later fans were not happy. We discussed this and why Yordan Alvarez left the game early. Locked On Astros, the daily podcast about the Houston Astros, hosted by Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey, is part of the Locked On Podcast Network. Be sure to subscribe to Locked On Astros in Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts, and come back every weekday morning and spend your morning commute listening to the...


Houston Astros Win Series vs. Angels and Jake Meyers Has A 2 Homer Day
08/16/2021

Hosts Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey discuss the Houston Astros winning the weekend series vs. Angels behind grand-slams by Kyle Tucker and Jake Meyers. Yuli Gurriel returned to the lineup, but Tucker was placed on the health and safety protocol. They lose the game on Sunday, but winning the series is a must at this time of the year. Join the Locked On Astros podcast live! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKED15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only...


Astros Prospect Interview: Brett Conine of the AAA Sugarland Skeeters
08/14/2021

Htown Wheelhouse sits down with Brett Conine of the AAA Sugarland Skeeters. The Astros pitching prospect talks about his rise to AAA, his time with Cal State Fullerton. How being a part of the Astros organization has helped him grow as a pitcher. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices


Astros Play Shohei Ohtani and the Angels: Series Preview
08/13/2021

Hosts Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey discuss the Astros playing the Angels and the Shohei Ohtani show! We break down the series, why we think the Astros could sweep the Angels, and will Yordan play any in LF at Anaheim? Locked On Astros, the daily podcast about the Houston Astros, hosted by Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey, is part of the Locked On Podcast Network. Be sure to subscribe to Locked On Astros in Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts, and come back every weekday morning and spend your morning commute listening to the latest Astros news...


Astros Sweep Rockies Behind Framber Valdez and Bats of Diaz and Brantley
08/12/2021

Hosts Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey discuss the Astros sweeping the Rockies, limiting the hot offense to only one run. Michael Brantley, Jose Altuve, and Aledmys Diaz all had multi-hit games in support of Framber Valdez is kept the Rockies in check all day. Trot out the Stanek, Graveman, and Pressly combo to close out the game, that's a great thing to have. Join the conversation on the Locked On Astros podcast. Locked On Astros, the daily podcast about the Houston Astros, hosted by Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey, is part of the Locked On Podcast Network. Be sure to...


We Stan Jake Odorizzi As Astros Offense Wakes Up vs. Rockies
08/11/2021

Hosts Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey discuss the Astros bouncing back after a disastrous series vs. the Twins to get a win vs. the red-hot Rockies. Jake Odorizzi pitched 5 shutout innings and the offense capitalized on a bad bad bad throw by Charlie Blackmon. We will discuss this and more on the Locked On Astros podcast. Locked On Astros, the daily podcast about the Houston Astros, hosted by Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey, is part of the Locked On Podcast Network. Be sure to subscribe to Locked On Astros in Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts, and...


Astros Look For A Better Story vs. Rockies After Sweep Earlier In Season: Series Preview
08/10/2021

Hosts Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey are joined by Paul Holden of the Locked On Rockies to look at the short two-game series versus the Rockies. After the early sweep, will the Astros turn around their recent woes? We will discuss on the Locked On Astros podcast on Youtube. Locked On Astros, the daily podcast about the Houston Astros, hosted by Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey, is part of the Locked On Podcast Network. Be sure to subscribe to Locked On Astros in Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts, and come back every weekday morning and spend...


Astros Drop Series to Twins, Brantley and Montero Leave w/Injury, and Bregman Ready to Return?
08/09/2021

Hosts Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey discuss the Astros losing the four-game series to the Twins 3-1. Lance McCullers Jr. struggled a little after one of his best starts of the year vs. the Dodgers. Michael Brantley and Rafael Montero both leave the games with injuries and Yordan Alvarez is sore from the National League trip. The Astros have an off day. Locked On Astros, the daily podcast about the Houston Astros, hosted by Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey, is part of the Locked On Podcast Network. Be sure to subscribe to Locked On Astros in Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or...


Astros Drop 3rd Game In Row, Extra-Innings Suck, and Robel Garcia Optioned to AAA
08/07/2021

Join Eric for a solo Locked On Podcast as he discusses the news of the day as the Astros drop their third game in a row. Robel Garcia was optioned and Yuli Gurriel was added to the IL. Taylor Jones wasted little time making his presence felt. Why did Jose Altuve bunt? Locked On Astros, the daily podcast about the Houston Astros, hosted by Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey, is part of the Locked On Podcast Network. Be sure to subscribe to Locked On Astros in Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts, and come back every weekday...


Astros and Framber Valdez Get Hit Around In the 2nd - Remembering J.R. Richard
08/06/2021

Eric and Brett look at the Astros second loss in a row, this time to the lowly Twins. They didn't get back into town until 9 am this morning and probably did not get enough beauty sleep after the competitive road trip vs. three playoff contenders. Framber Valdez looked good, except for the second inning where he gave up hit after hit it seemed like. Jason Castro hit the solo home run and Yordan Alvarez hit another two-run shot later in the upper deck. But it wasn't enough. Why did Martin Maldonado get a start at first base when Jason Castro...


Astros Game 2 vs. Dodgers Is Not As Great, Thanks Odorizzi
08/05/2021

Eric and Brett go live before the game ends to discuss the disaster that was Game 2 vs. the Dodgers. Watch the game with us as we discuss the news of the day. The Astros may have lost, but Carlos Correa hitting a homer off Joe Kelly was epic. How many times does Jose Altuve strike out? Kyle Tucker hits a homer late, but it wasn't enough. Subscribe to the Locked On Astros podcast on YouTube. Locked On Astros, the daily podcast about the Houston Astros, hosted by Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey, is part of the Locked On Podcast Network. ...


Astros Take Game 1 vs. Dodgers As McCullers Outduels Buehler
08/04/2021

Eric and Brett discuss the Astros victory over the Dodgers in game one as Dodgers fans lose their cool in the stands. While Dodgers fans threw anything and everything onto the field, Lance McCullers Jr. threw strikes and shut the dynamic offense down. Martin Maldonado was in the middle of the offense today, scoring the first run and getting on base other times. But the big hit of the game was Yordan Alvarez with the homer that put the game out of reach. Locked On Astros, the daily podcast about the Houston Astros, hosted by Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey...


Astros and Dodgers Preview with Ben Verlander Part 2: World Series?
08/03/2021

Eric and Brett will be joined by Ben Verlander of the Flipping Bats Podcast to look ahead at the epic matchup versus the Dodgers. What does Ben think of the Astros trades and is it enough to compete with the rest of the playoff contenders out there? What are the recent moves for the Astros? Join the discussion live on YouTube on the Locked On Astros podcast and Subscribe. Locked On Astros, the daily podcast about the Houston Astros, hosted by Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey, is part of the Locked On Podcast Network. Be sure to subscribe to Locked...


Astros and Dodgers Preview with Ben Verlander Part 1: Trade Reflection
08/03/2021

Eric and Brett will be joined by Ben Verlander of the Flipping Bats Podcast to look ahead at the epic matchup versus the Dodgers. What does Ben think of the Astros trades and is it enough to compete with the rest of the playoff contenders out there? What are the recent moves for the Astros? Join the discussion live on YouTube on the Locked On Astros podcast and Subscribe. Locked On Astros, the daily podcast about the Houston Astros, hosted by Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey, is part of the Locked On Podcast Network. Be sure to subscribe to Locked...


Astros Drop Series To the Giants and Head to LA to Face Dodgers
08/02/2021

Eric and Brett look at the weekend series vs. the Giants where they won game one but dropped the next two games. The Astros starters struggled to go deep into games and the offense struggled on Sunday to score runs despite getting 10 hits. Michael Brantley ended up leaving the game with ankle discomfort and Alex Bregman left a rehab start with hammy discomfort. Locked On Astros, the daily podcast about the Houston Astros, hosted by Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey, is part of the Locked On Podcast Network. Be sure to subscribe to Locked On Astros in Apple Podcasts, Spotify...


Htown Wheelhouse Interviews Astros Pitching prospect Shawn Dubin
08/01/2021

Check out what Shawn Dubin has been up to this prospect talks about his career to this point and where he sees himself. We focus on his development as well what his goals are for himself and this team. Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKED15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices


Astros: Looking At the Myles Straw Trade After Dust Has Settled
07/31/2021

Eric and Brett look at the Myles Straw trade, which netted the Astros one more reliever and a Low A ball catcher. What was James Click thinking when he made this move? Was there more in the works that didn't materialize? Straw was a popular guy in the locker room, will this upset the chemistry at all? Now that the dust has settled, let's reflect. Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKED15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 pla...


Astros vs. Giants Series Preview with Ben Kaspick
07/30/2021

Eric is joined by Ben Kaspick on the Locked On Giants podcast to discuss the matchup of the Astros vs. Giants. Locked On Astros, the daily podcast about the Houston Astros, hosted by Eric Huysman and Brett Chancey, is part of the Locked On Podcast Network. Be sure to subscribe to Locked On Astros in Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts, and come back every weekday morning and spend your morning commute listening to the latest Astros news and notes. Thanks for listening, and tell your friends!  We now have a YouTube channel as well, so go s...